Surf Scoter – records

Melanitta perspicillataMôr-hwyaden Yr EwynRare visitor

Previous records listed in Surf Scoter – 1994 and in Surf Scoter 2007

2010 – An adult female was at Fishguard Harbour from 19th to 23rd Nov (JA, KRM).

2012 – A single female, often very close in, was found at Broad Haven (N) on 22nd Dec and remained into 2013 (DJA).

2013 – A first winter female was present at Broad Haven (N) from Dec. 2012 was present until 20th Mar. at least (DJA et al).

2014 – Male off Amroth 12th Jan (DJA).

Records extracted from the Pembrokeshire Bird Reports

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